fundus

noun fun·dus \ ˈfən-dəs \

Definition of fundus

plural fundi play \ˈfən-ˌdī, -ˌdē\
: the bottom of or part opposite the aperture of the internal surface of a hollow organ: such as
a : the greater curvature of the stomach
b : the lower back part of the bladder
c : the large upper end of the uterus
d : the part of the eye opposite the pupil

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Origin and Etymology of fundus

borrowed from New Latin, going back to Latin, "bottom, base" — more at 1bottom


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fundus

noun fun·dus \ ˈfən-dəs \

medical Definition of fundus

plural fundi play \-ˌdī, -ˌdē\
: the bottom of or part opposite the aperture of the internal surface of a hollow organ: as
a : the greater curvature of the stomach
b : the lower back part of the bladder
c : the large upper end of the uterus
d : the part of the eye opposite the pupil

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